al-Mulk · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Mulk Ayaat 1-5

Ayaat 1-5 ― Glorification of Allah, Exalted is He “Blessed is He…” (67: 1), tabaraka is superlative from barkat. Barkat comprehends the meanings of exaltation and greatness, abundance and plentifulness, permanence and multiplicity of virtues and excellences. When the superlative tabaraka is formed from it, it gives the meaning that Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala is… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Mulk Ayaat 1-5

al-Jinn · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Jinn – An Overview

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Background of Surah: About this Surah it has been recorded in Saheeh Bukhari and Muslim, on the authority of ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas that once the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was visiting the Fair of Ukaz… Continue reading Surah al-Jinn – An Overview

al-Muddaththir · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 11-26

Tafseer Ayaat 11-17 ― Man’s Ungratefulness Despite Allah’s Favors Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala threatens this wicked person whom He has favored with the blessings of this world, yet he is ungrateful for the blessings of Allah and he meets them with disbelief (in Allah) and rejection of His ayaat. He invents lies against them and… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 11-26

al-Muddaththir · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

The Background of Ayaat 11-26 Surah al-Muddathir

After stating that the Day of Doom will be very horrible for all the disbelievers, a particular arrogant and conceited disbeliever has been described. He was a great mischief-maker and the gravity of his punishment will befit the enormity and gravity of his sins. But before we study the meaning of these ayaat, let us… Continue reading The Background of Ayaat 11-26 Surah al-Muddathir

al-Muddaththir · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 8-10

Ayaat 8-10 ― That Day will be a Hard Day After the first few commands given to the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, the ayaat further move on to the Hereafter and its horrors. The word naqeer means ‘trumpet’ and the verb nuqeera means ‘to blow into the trumpet so that it makes a loud… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 8-10

al-Muddaththir · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 1-7

Ayaat 1-3 ― Arise and Warn The Surah is chiefly addressed to the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam but through this Surah we also learn the characteristics that a da’ee must possess. In the ayah, Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala addresses the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam and says, “O you enveloped!”  The word al-Muddathir is from… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Muddathir Ayaat 1-7

al-Muddaththir · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Surah al-Muddathir — An Overview

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَـنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Period of Revelation: Makkan Background of Revelation: Surah al-Muddathir is one of the first Surahs to be revealed. We learn through authentic ahadeeth that revelation was suspended for quite some time. This period of temporary cessation of revelation is termed… Continue reading Surah al-Muddathir — An Overview

al-Qiyamah · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 36 – 40

Ayaat 36-40 — Man will not be Left Neglected The word suda [سُدًى] when used with regard to a camel implies ‘a camel who is wandering aimlessly, grazing at will, without there being anybody to look after him’. Thus, the ayah means, “Does man think that he has been left to himself to wander at… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 36 – 40

al-Qiyamah · Juz 29 · Qur'an Tafseer

Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 20-25

Ayaat 20-25 – But You Love the Present Life The theme of the Surah resumes. Allah subhanahu wa ta’ala narrates the real cause of neglectful behavior towards the Day of Resurrection. He says, The only thing that has caused them to reject the Day of Judgment and oppose the true revelation and the Mighty Qur’an… Continue reading Tafseer Surah al-Qiyamah Ayaat 20-25